Painter and illustrator ============================================================
Hassan amekan was born in astaneh ashrafieh , he has been working for
fifteen years As an illustrator for newspapers and children’s
magazines and books. He is an illustrator, painter and animator with more
than 150 published books children's books for Korea, Japan, England, India, France, Spain, Germany,
Mexico, Portugal and etc.
More than Five Solo exhibitions in Tehran like Laleh Gallery, Honarmandan Gallery, Vista Gallery and etc.
A Solo painting exhibition in Bahrain 2004
A Solo illustration exhibition in Bari city, Italy 2008
A solo illustration exhibition in Kasba UAE 2010
And more of group exhibition in Iran, Japan, Italy, Slovakia,
South Korea, France, Argentina, Spain, UAE, USA, India, Germany, Pakistan, Lebanon and etc.
Awards and accolades:
Winner of the Tehran illustration biennial story Quran of
children’s book grand Prize 2004 in Tehran
Winner of Tehran illustration children’s book grand prize 2004 and second prize for 2005 (Hozeh Honari)
Winner of Tehran illustration magazine children (Rosht Magazine) grand prize 2005
Winner of last Iran illustration Biennial 2014, first prize illustrating in teenager part
Winner of IBBY-Tehran, With subject of stories of Anderson 2005
Winner of second prize for children Iran border magazine illustrating 2004 and 2005
Winner of the international illustration NOMA CONCOURS Japan children’s book 2004 and 2006
Winner of international cartoon (Taejon ) South Korea 2001 and 2002
Winner of green prize medal from Nami Concourse South Korea 2015
Winner of India the international illustration children’s book Chitrakala awards 2005
Selected as one of the 40 master Illustrator from Worldwide in 23th Sarmedeh international fair in Italy
2005 and 2010
Selected International illustration in the bologna book fair in Italy in 2007, 2010 and 2013.2017 .2018 .
Winner or international china comic jury 2007
Winner of frankfurt 2017 the international illustration children’s book.
List of the significant books:
1. Chaop toyu and Suspicious Crow publishers: Grandier, France, 2008- Can cocuk,
Turkey, 2014- Schibri Verlag, Germany, 2013
2. Old man and bear publisher: Gekkan, Japan, 2008
3. Molavies stories publisher: Hozeh Honary, Iran, 2009
4. Paperboard Box publisher: OQO, Spain, 2010
5. Shahname Ferdousi (21 books) Publisher: Adabiyat House, 2013, 2014
6. Uninvited Guest: publisher: ARM Publisher, South Korea, 2011
7. The Bear That Was Not Eat Honey Yet publisher: CICI PUBLISHER, Mexico, 2013